Iridescence (also known as goniochromism) is the property of certain surfaces that appear to change colour as the angle of view or the angle of illumination changes. Examples of iridescence include soap bubbles, butterfly wings and sea shells, as well as certain minerals. It is often created by structural coloration (microstructures which interfere with light).
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  • Living The Dot Com Lifestyle At Atlantis

    …. The Dig features habitats for 100 venomous Indo-Pacific Ocean Lionfish, 500 piranhas, iridescent jellyfish and six-foot Moray Eels. There are special environments for nine species of enormous groupers. In separate, smaller “Jewel Habitats,” multitudes of brilliantly colored tropical fish dwell. It’s one of the most impressive aquarium I’ve ever seen…

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